H.Res. 588 (110th): Recognizing Martha Coffin Wright on the 200th anniversary of her birth and her induction into the National Women’s Hall of Fame.


Jul 31, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
on Oct 9, 2007

This simple resolution was agreed to on October 9, 2007. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.


Michael Arcuri
Representative for New York's 24th congressional district


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Last Updated: Oct 9, 2007
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Summary (CRS)
Recognizes the 200th birthday of Martha Coffin Wright (women's rights organizer and abolitionist).Recognizes the induction of Martha Coffin Wright into the National Women's Hall of Fame and honors her accomplishments ...

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What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 588” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


Jul 31, 2007
Reported by Committee
Oct 4, 2007
Agreed To
Oct 9, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.


55 cosponsors (54D, 1R) (show)
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